Egypt’s Fares Dessouky will characteristic within the prime 10 of the PSA Males’s World Rankings for the primary time since November 2017 after the 26-year-old moved up three locations to No.8 within the January rankings, launched at the moment (January 1).
Dessouky ended 2020 by getting back from two video games down in opposition to World No.1 Ali Farag to seize the CIB Black Ball Squash Open title final month, the most important of his profession.
Farag begins 2021 at World No.1 – simply as he did in 2020 – and he’s adopted by Mohamed ElShorbagy, Tarek Momen, Paul Coll and Karim Abdel Gawad within the prime 5.
Marwan ElShorbagy (No.6), Diego Elias (No.7), Joel Makin (No.9) and Miguel Rodriguez all retain their locations inside the highest 10.
Because of Simon Rösner’s retirement, a number of gamers have loved a one-place enhance to their World Rating. Mohamed Abouelghar rises to No.11, whereas World Junior Champion Mostafa Asal enjoys a two-place enhance to a career-high No.12.
Saurav Ghosal stays at No.13, whereas the remaining members of the highest 20 transfer up a spot. Rösner’s retirement means Mexicos’ Cesar Salazar returns to the highest 20 for the primary time since February 2018, with the opposite locations taken up by Mazen Hesham (No.14), Gregoire Marche (No.15), Omar Mosaad (No.16), James Willstrop (No.17), Zahed Salem (No.18) and Adrian Waller (No.19).
Kuwait’s Abdullah Al Muzayen is the most important mover on the lads’s tour, rising 195 locations to World No.454. In the meantime, Qatar’s Salem Al Malki loved a 147-place rise to World No.311 after reaching the semi-finals of the QSF 4 final month.
PSA Males’s World Rankings High 10 – January 2021